Skip to comments.UN Agency: Tanzania Not Sharing Details on Ebola-Like Cases
Posted on 09/22/2019 8:40:54 AM PDT by bgill
The World Health Organization has issued an unusual statement raising questions about whether Tanzania is covering up possible cases of the deadly Ebola virus, a significant cause for concern during a regional outbreak that has been declared a rare global health emergency.
The statement Saturday says Tanzania's government "despite several requests" has not shared its clinical data, the results of its investigations or the possible contacts of a number of patients with Ebola-like symptoms.
Tanzania's government, which has said it has no Ebola cases, could not immediately be reached for comment Sunday. The cases would be the first-ever Ebola infections confirmed in the East African country.
The United Nations health agency says it was made aware on Sept. 10 of the death in Tanzania's commercial capital, Dar es Salaam, of a patient suspected to have Ebola. A day later, it received unofficial reports that an Ebola test had come back positive. On Thursday, it received unofficial reports that a contact of the patient, who had traveled widely in the country, was sick and hospitalized.
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It only takes one or a few dozen placed on airplanes to major cities around the world.
Kenya and Tanzania are two of the primary locations for Photo Safaris and they pull in lots of $$$.
Post to me or FReep mail to be on/off the Bring Out Your Dead ping list.
The purpose of the Bring Out Your Dead ping list (formerly the Ebola ping list) is very early warning of emerging pandemics, as such it has a high false positive rate.
So far the false positive rate is 100%.
At some point we may well have a high mortality pandemic, and likely as not the Bring Out Your Dead threads will miss the beginning entirely.
*sigh* Such is life, and death...
If a quarantine saves just one child's life, it's worth it.
Exactly. The national economy relies heavily on tourism.
A third world hellhole acting like a third world hellhole... what’s next? Ketchup made out of tomatoes?
UN Agency: Tanzania Not Sharing Details on Ebola-Like Cases
Its NOT Ebola! I swear!! No Ebola cases at all!!!
Or, is WHO making these claims to damage these countries on behalf of China, which is trying to pressure these countries to solidify hard term port deals in both Tanzania and Kenya since they have gotten cold feet?
Hmmm.... make a loan, then ruin the economy so the loans can’t be paid back...?
Only a Drunkard Would Accept These Terms: Tanzania President Cancels ‘Killer Chinese Loan’ Worth $10 bn
4/24/2020, 2:30:33 AM · by nickcarraway · 7 replies
International Business Times ^ | Apr 23, 2020 | Shashi Sharma
China has often been accused of luring the poor African countries in its debt-trap by providing them loans for much-needed infrastructure projects and then control them when they fail to pay off their debts. Tanzania President John Magufuli has cancelled a Chinese loan worth $10 billion signed by his predecessor Jakaya Kikwete to construct a port at Mbegani creek in Bagamoyo over terms and conditions that, he said, beat the logic. Magufuli said that the terms of the Chinese loan agreement could only be accepted by a drunken man. His predecessor, Jakaya Kikwete had signed the deal with Chinese...
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